NCWIT Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award

The NCWIT Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award is given in memory of Mary Jean Harrold and David Notkin, in honor of their outstanding research, graduate mentoring, and diversity contributions. The award recognizes faculty members from non-profit, U.S. institutions (excluding U.S. territories) who combine outstanding research accomplishments with excellence in graduate mentoring, as well as those who advocate for recruiting, encouraging, and promoting women and minorities in computing fields at both a local and national level. 

Congratulations to 2017 Winner Jennifer Rexford, Gordon Y. S. Wu Professor in Engineering, Princeton University! She will be honored at the 2017 NCWIT Summit.

Find out what made her stand out as an exemplary mentor to her students and an inspiration to her colleagues in this post.

The Call for Nominations for 2018 (Round 5) are open!

Application Details

Members of the Academic Alliance (AA) are asked to nominate faculty members at non-profit, U.S. institutions who have combined outstanding research accomplishments with excellence in graduate mentoring and who have served as advocates for recruiting, encouraging, and promoting women and minorities in computing fields. (Self nominations are acceptable.) Candidates must be from non-profit, U.S. members of the NCWIT Academic Alliance.*

Nominations are due by midnight MDT on October 30, 2017. Winners will be notified by March 23, 2018.

Read our Harrold and Notkin Research and Graduate Mentoring Award 2018 Nomination Call & FAQs, if you would like to see the short information you will be asked in the online form. Also included are eligibility details, information requested from the nominee, and important deadlines of this award.

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Prizes

  • The award recipient’s institution receives a $5,000 gift from NCWIT, and the award recipient receives a certificate.
  • The award recipient will receive recognition at the NCWIT Summit, held each May, and reimbursement for his or her Summit travel.

 

* Membership in the Academic Alliance is free. Please complete this form if your institution is not a member.

For further information about any NCWIT Academic Alliance opportunities, please contact the AA program manager, Kimberly Kalahar, at academic@ncwit.org

To join the NCWIT Academic Alliance, simply complete this Academic Alliance Membership Form to be sent further details regarding membership.

 

View Previous Winners

 

People Involved: 

Robert Beck

Co-chair Liaison

Carla Brodley

Project Team Co-leader

Jennifer Rexford

Project Team Co-leader

Rick Adrion

Project Team Member

Nancy Amato

Project Team Member

Elizabeth Belding

Project Team Member

Duncan Buell

Project Team Member

William Griswold

Project Team Member